April 24-26, 2018Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, IL

International Powder & Bulk Solids Schedule Viewer 2018

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Future Trends in Bulk Solids Handling

James Koch (Senior Process Engineer, The Dow Chemical Company)

Location: Room 2

Date: Wednesday, April 25

Time: 10:15am - 11:00am

Pass Type: Conference (Paid) - Get your pass now!

Conference Tracks: Novel Technologies & Applications

Vault Recording: TBD

There is constant pressure for companies to remain competitive. This drives many changes in the design of production plants, the products produced, how we will run our existing and new production plants, and how we perform our jobs. This presentation will cover trends that are occurring and how that impacts the design of the bulk solids handling production plant of the future.

  • Examining the make-up of higher capacity plants
  • Exploring the layout and equipment of more compact plants
  • How best to manage the more difficult to handle products
  • Best practices in ensuring less operator intervention
  • Strategies for achieving faster implementation